Charles M Blow: Remembering the Poor on Christmas

is a column I strongly urge people here to read. It is subtitled “It’s easy to forget those left behind in a strong economy.” Blow writes powerfully about his own childhood as the youngest of 3 sons raised without his father after his mother ended her marriage to his philandering father, and  moved into a…

Veterans Day … 2019

There is a lot of work to helping veterans who are shut out.   Many people do not know that Native Americans are not treated equally.  There are many things folks do not know about the vets and their families.  Our democracy is at stake and many of these volunteers also help GOTV.  The volunteers do…

Utter Madness

This is not the politics of envy, this is utter madness Runaway inequality has created a world where 62 people own as much as the poorest half of the world's population, according to an Oxfam report published today ahead of the annual gathering of the world's financial and political elites in Davos. This number has…